HB 1565 Certain cases struck from dockets after certain period.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Certain cases struck from dockets after certain period. Allows a court to dismiss an action without notice to the parties if the case has been on the docket for three years with no orders or proceedings, except for continuances. The bill also requires that the clerk shall provide notice to the parties after dismissal and that the parties have one year to reinstate it.

Full text:
01/13/99  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/12/99 999468308  pdf
01/26/99  House: Printed as engrossed 999468308-E  pdf
03/01/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1565ER)  pdf
04/06/99  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0652)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/13/99  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/12/99 999468308
01/13/99  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/99  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 2
01/22/99  House: Reported from C. J. with amendments (24-Y 0-N)
01/25/99  House: Read first time
01/26/99  House: Read second time
01/26/99  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/99  House: Amendment by Mr. Woodrum agreed to
01/26/99  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/26/99  House: Printed as engrossed 999468308-E
01/27/99  House: Read third time and passed House (94-Y 5-N)
01/27/99  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 5-N)
01/27/99  House: Communicated to Senate
01/28/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/99  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/99  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Civil Law
02/17/99  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 1-N)
02/18/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Read third time
02/19/99  Senate: Passed Senate (36-Y 1-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (36-Y 1-N)
03/01/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1565ER)
03/01/99  House: Enrolled
03/01/99  House: Signed by Speaker
03/03/99  Senate: Signed by President
03/28/99  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 652 (effective 7/1/99)
04/06/99  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0652)